Cycling’s Next Generation

Hagens Berman Axeon is a UCI Pro Continental cycling team based in the United States and managed by Axel Merckx with an international roster of under-23 riders


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Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde

De Panne, Belgium

Latest news

Philipsen Takes 3rd at Driedaagse De Panne

The Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team continued its European campaign with Driedaagse De Panne. Formerly known as “Three Days of De Panne,” this year’s race was shortened from a three-day, four stage race to a one-day, 1.HC category race due to...

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Chad Childers
21 Mar 18

Rui Oliveira Sprints to Top 10 Finish at Handzame Classic

The second race of the season for the Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team was also it’s second 1.HC category race in team history. The one day hors categorie race from Bredene, Belgium to Handzame covered 199 km and like Nokere Koerse, included...

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Chad Childers
16 Mar 18

Philipsen Finishes 14th in Danilith Nokere Koerse

The second race of the season for the Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team started off in unusual conditions in Belgium: it was sunny and almost 13°C (55°F). The Danilith Nokere Koerse, a 191 km (118 mi) semi classic race in the Flanders region, is...

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Chad Childers
14 Mar 18

Bjerg and Hagens Berman Axeon Win First Race of the Season

Hagens Berman Axeon’s first race of the season, Dorpenomloop Rucphen, a 188km (116.8mi), UCI category 1.2 race in the Netherlands, proved to be one for the team’s history books. After racing for only 38km, world champion and first-year rider...

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Chad Childers
11 Mar 18

Costa will not return to Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team for 2018 season; Bennett signs in his absence

Young American talent took a break from racing in 2017 to focus on personal development, but has now decided to give up his place on the team. Sean Bennett signs with the team as the sixteenth and final rider for 2018.

Golden, CO, Tuesday...

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Chad Childers
05 Feb 18

Rider profile

Joao Almeida joins Hagens Berman Axeon as the fourth rider from Portugal, following in the footsteps of alumni rider Ruben Guerreiro, and current riders Ivo and Rui Oliveira. After hearing about the team and following the team’s social media accounts, Almeida turned a dream into a reality by setting high goals for himself and working hard.

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Philipsen Takes 3rd at Driedaagse De Panne #PROVEIT
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It comes down to a sprint @Driedaagse_ and @JasperPhilipsen surges to the line for THIRD!!! What a finish! #PROVEIT
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The 6 rider break w/ @toseanandbeyond currently has a ~6min advantage on the group with a little over 140km left…

Our gear

Explore The Team’s Equipment For 2018

The Hagens Berman Axeon team are riding Specialized bikes with SRAM components, Quarq power meters, Wahoo Fitness bike computers, and Zip wheels for the 2018 season with race kit provided by Alé, Beaker Concepts and Oakley. Explore all of the equipment being used by the team this year in our Gear section.